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When: 2015-12-25

Collection location: Cristalino Jungle Lodge, Alta Floresta, Mato Grosso, Brazil [Click for map]

Who: Susanne Sourell (suse)

No specimen available

Abundant yellow basal mycelium. Gregarious growth. Immediately and strongly blueing, also on stipe surface.

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so it is
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2016-04-25 16:58:33 CDT (-0400)

i see a couple little discrepancies, like how the blueing in the stipe is supposed to be less green toward the base, but how many other Neotropical boletes have abundant, brilliant, yellow basal mycelium?

i’d call it that. nice sleuthing as always, Suse.

Yellow basal mycelium
By: Susanne Sourell (suse)
2016-04-25 16:27:18 CDT (-0400)

and blue-green staining is described with Phlebopus brunneoruber in Macrohongos de la Region del Medio Caqueta- Colombia , page 107